On the evening of February 2, 1864, Confederate troops under Major James H. Nounnan launched a raid that resulted in the capture of Union General E. P. Scammon and the steamer B. C. Levi at Red House early on the following morning.
"Capture of the Government Steamer B. C. Levi"
"Capture of the Steamer B. C. Levi - Independent Scouts"
"The Civil War Comes to Charleston"
"Rebel Raid in the Kanawha Valley"
On This Day in West Virginia History: February